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Riverside display at the National Orange Show, San Bernardino, 1930
Date Created and/or Issued
[circa February 1930]
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
The Riverside display at the National Orange Show. The display features a globe at the center surrounded by dolls dressed in the clothes of various countries, and topped with a dove. The base is covered in oranges. On the side, there are abstract structures in geometric shapes. In the background, the Coachella Valley display is visible.
Related to Los Angeles Times article, "Orange Show Achieves Art: Modernistic Motif Prevails at San Bernardino: Decorations and Exhibits Superbly Beautiful: Gov. Tapia Praises it as Surpassing Scene," 14 Feb. 1930: A1.
Text from newspaper caption: San Bernardino Opens Its Twentieth Annual National Orange Show: The Twentieth National Orange Show opened its doors yesterday at San Bernardino with what is considered the finest array of citrus fruit displays in the history of the State. The interior of the mammoth show place is a mass of oranges arranged in a score of attractive designs. Exhibitors from all over the Southland are entered in the San Bernardino event. Photos below are by W. E. Snyder, Times Staff Photographer: Riverside Exhibit Was a Bower of Oranges [Los Angeles Times, 14 Feb. 1930: 10]
Text from negative sleeve: Orange Show 1930
Handwritten on negative: Orange Show 1930
b&w nitrate negative
No linguistic content
Citrus fruit industry--California--San Bernardino
Agricultural exhibits--California--San Bernardino
Oranges--California--San Bernardino
National Orange Show
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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